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Penn Medicine Study Reveals Regular Behavioral Counseling Sessions Lead to Clinically Significant Weight Loss

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 9:06 AM

Intensive behavioral therapy (IBT), which provides diet and physical activity counseling, is now proven to help adults with obesity achieve meaningful weight loss in six to 12 months.

Racial Disparities in Sudden Cardiac Death Rates Cannot Be Explained by Known Risk Factors

Monday, November 12, 2018 4:35 PM

According to a first-of-its-kind study from Penn Medicine, published online today in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, researchers showed that even after controlling for risk factors like income, education, smoking, exercise, ...

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